Madera District Fair CEO Scott Sample announced his retirement Thursday after nearly 20 years spent renovating the fairgrounds experience, both for guests and the balance books.
Excerpts of news published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
For the second time in two weeks, Caltrans will close State Route 99 in both directions at Avenue 12 as part of further improvements to the area’s interchange.
Madera County Sheriff Jay Varney has been named the 2014 Citizen of the Year by the Chowchilla District Chamber of Commerce.
A 13-year-old girl fended off apparent kidnappers in the Madera Ranchos after one grabbed her and attempted to force her into a van less than a half mile from Ranchos Middle School, Sheriff’s Lt.
No country is safe from human trafficking, the second most profitable illegal business next to drugs. It rakes in $32 billion every year globally.
Former local congressman George Radanovich is leading an initiative to rebuild what he calls the “weakest institution” in our community, the family, by reducing the rates of fatherless households, unwed preg
AT&T telephone and Internet outages impaired communication Wednesday, affecting government departments, businesses and homes in parts of Madera, Fresno and Mariposa counties, with no word on when repairs